r/painting

2.8M members
r/painting is a subreddit with 2.8M members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has crazy activity.
Welcome to /r/Painting! Functioning like an artist cooperative gallery, this is the place where beginning to advanced painters display their work in an ongoing group discussion. Artists who post their work are strongly encouraged to interact with their fellow subscribers and be prepared to discuss their concept, process & technique.

Popular Themes in r/painting

#1
Advice Requests
: "Thoughts on my painting and what I could name it?"
17 posts
#2
Pain & Anger
: "My mom says it is demonic, is it that bad :("
9 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "What songs do you think he sings?"
7 posts

Popular Topics in r/painting

#1

Painting

: "An acrylic Painting I finally finished called 'Wake'"
147 posts
#2

Oil

: "After working on this thing for over a year, it's DONE! Oil on pine panel. "
50 posts
#3

Canvas

: "Doomed, Oil on Canvas, Sergio di Iorio, 2022. "
39 posts
#4

Acrylic

: "An Acrylic painting I finally finished called 'Wake'"
38 posts
#5

Portrait

: "My self Portrait 😵‍💫 any thoughts? Existential crisis? 😅"
18 posts
#6

Watercolor

: "Untitled Watercolor 8x10in"
16 posts
#7

Landscape

: "Extra Large Watercolor Painting - In the buckwheat field"
8 posts
#8

Abstract

: "Did an Abstract piece yesterday. Is it too busy?"
7 posts
#9

Oil Painting

: "First physical Oil Painting years after quitting, our cat cosplay as Jill Valentines"
5 posts
#10

Charcoal

: "Steam! Wet Charcoal and pastels by me. "
4 posts

Member Growth in r/painting

Daily
+5k members(0.2%)
Monthly
+157k members(5.9%)
Yearly
+1.4M members(97.6%)

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